Junior Business Analyst

Ideal Ventures Studio > Junior Business Analyst

Position Overview

The Junior Business Analyst plays an active role in the day-to-day oversight of project development and execution. They will be an integral part in supporting the team throughout a given project lifecycle. You will aide in documenting both business requirements and comprehensive solutions for a number of projects.

What You Will Do

  • Under the direction of a supervisor, provide documentation support for requirements gathering; process analysis; gap analysis; design of new functionality; and product testing.
  • Participate in project walkthroughs: business requirements gathering, design walkthrough, functional test plans and implementation sessions.
  • Develop periodic project progress reports.
  • Manage written communications between stakeholders and internal business units.
  • Manage and maintain content management and control processes and tools.
  • Under direction of a supervisor, assist with the daily management of operational functions of the Project Team, including preparation and minutes for standing meetings, reporting processes, information flow.
  • Lead meetings and presentations.
  • Conduct due diligence and analysis on selected target companies, including market sizing and competitor research, build financial models and perform high level financial analysis.
  • Provide account payable support.

What You Will Work On

  • Multiple tech start-ups across the Ideal Ventures portfolio – including HealthTech, FinTech, PropTech, EdTech, Cybersecurity, SaaS, and more.

What You Bring

  • Minimum 1-year related experience which includes project planning, analysis, and implementation.
  • University or College Diploma, preferably in Business Administration.
  • Extremely strong communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Excellent analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Strong multi-tasking and prioritizing abilities to meet deadlines and fluctuating work demands.
  • Detail oriented and display a high degree of accuracy.
  • Self-Starting: takes independent action and goes beyond what the job or situation requires.
  • Results oriented: strives to achieve high levels of individual and organizational performance.
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office, databases, and information systems.

For Your Consideration

  • This is a multi-faceted role where you will be reporting to multiple stakeholders throughout a project lifecycle. You will need to be flexible and be able to switch “hats” seamlessly.
  • This is a position in a fast-paced environment; meeting deadlines will require perseverance.
  • Annual Salary $55,000 – 60,000

How to apply

Thank you for your interest in Ideal Ventures. If you believe that your experience, qualifications, and interest are a great match for this role, please submit your resume & cover letter via email with “Junior Business Analyst” in the email subject to admin@ideal.ventures.

Ideal Ventures is an equal opportunity employer, and we welcome the many dimensions of diversity. Accommodations under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) are available upon request for candidates taking part in all stages of the selection process.